It was a busy weekend for Factory Husqvarna racers across the U.S., with national events in California, Colorado and Ohio. Jacob Argubright, Mike Brown and Andrew DeLong were all in action over the weekend, with some wild racing, tough conditions and proud finishes.
Factory Husqvarna's Mike Brown was looking solid once again at round five of the AMA EnduroCross Championship. "Brownie" started the day off well by setting the hot lap at the Denver, Colorado venue. The hot lap not only gained him the pole position coming into the night program, but also earned him an extra championship point.
Monday, 06 October 2014 14:13 Published in Race Reports
Red Bull KTM rider Taddy Blazusiak fought his way back to finish second in Rd. 4 of the AMA EnduroCross series on Saturday night after crashing while in the lead of the final. Taylor Robert (FMF/KTM Factory rider) finished fourth.
Blazusiak, a Red Bull-sponsored athlete started in heat three and quickly took the lead after the first two corners. He then went on to take the win by over 15 seconds. Robert, who raced in the first heat, also took a win to give both KTM riders a spot in the main event.
Monday, 06 October 2014 13:56 Published in Race Reports
Factory FMF/KTM rider Mike Brown and Red Bull KTM rider Taddy Blazusiak finished 2-4 at Round Five of the AMA GEICO EnduroCross Series in Everett, Washington, an event that saw five KTM riders finish in the top ten as the sport continues to grow in popularity.
Monday, 28 October 2013 15:01 Published in Race Reports
Factory Husqvarna's Cory Graffunder hit the road for round two of the GEICO AMA EnduroCross series with one thing on his mind - podium. After starting the season with a modest seventh-place finish at the opening round, Graffunder was determined to improve his results, and he was able to do just that with a third-place finish, on the podium, at the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California.
Monday, 10 June 2013 19:11 Published in Race Reports
Wednesday, 22 May 2013 15:31 Published in News
American Mike Brown and Spanish rider Laia Sanz both struck EnduroCross gold at the Barcelona X-Games on Saturday night while American Maria Forsberg finished second in the women’s event to give KTM a good haul in this event in the city’s Olympic Stadium.
Tuesday, 21 May 2013 13:52 Published in Race Reports
In a racing discipline that has seen exponential growth, Monster Energy Kawasaki is prepared to battle for a championship in the 2013 AMA EnduroCross series. Returning riders Taylor Robert and Justin Soulé both reached the podium last season and will concentrate exclusively on EnduroCross in 2013 racing the KX™250F.
Wednesday, 17 April 2013 19:12 Published in News
Wednesday, 21 November 2012 14:59 Published in Race Reports
Irvine, Calif. (November 18, 2012) – The AMA EnduroCross series came to an exciting close at The Orleans in Las Vegas, Nev., on Saturday night with a double main event finale. Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Taylor Robert completed the season on the podium finishing third overall in the championship standings. He won his Last Chance Qualifier (LCQ) to transfer to the main events and finished 12th and eighth in the dual main events. Justin Soulé transferred to the main events on his KX™250F after finishing second in his heat race. He stayed consistent in the main events finishing fifth and sixth, and climbed to sixth in the points standings. Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Bobby Garrison posted competitive times throughout the evening and barely missed transferring to the main events.
Monday, 19 November 2012 16:04 Published in Race Reports